Yuko Takeuchi, Japanese actress from O Chamado, is found dead at 40 – Jornal CORREIO


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Actress Yuko Takeuchi, who starred in the film The call, was found dead at the age of 40 at her home in Tokyo on Sunday morning, the 27th. According to Japanese media, the suspicion launched in police investigations is that the actress committed suicide.

In a statement, its talent agency Stardust Promotion said it was “shocked and saddened by the news”. Takeuchi leaves her husband and two children. The information is from the BBC News news portal.

Takeuchi was found by her husband, actor Taiki Nakabayashi. The actress’s death was confirmed at the hospital. According to the BBC, Takeuchi was popular in Japan, known for the 1998 horror film The ring, which was adapted by Hollywood as The ring.

In 2018, Miss Sherlock, the female version of the detective created by Arthur Conan Doyle. She was also awarded for three consecutive years, between 2004 and 2007, with the award for best actress in a leading role at the Japanese Academy Awards.


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